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Schodack is a town in Rensselaer County, in the Albany metro area.
The town name derives from an Indian term variously translated as "meadow or fire plain," or "place that was burned over."
The latitude of Schodack is 42.525N. The longitude is -73.685W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 308 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 12,536.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Schodack demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Rensselaer County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 12063 ZIP code.
21% of Schodack residents report German ancestry, and 19% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Schodack ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Schodack was $24,560, compared with $21,587 nationally.
27% of Schodack residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Schodack, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $487. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,223.
Rensselaer County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Schodack political report.
The average commute time for Schodack workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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